Global Senior Managing Director of Accenture Labs
Marc Carrel-Billiard is the Global Senior Managing Director of Accenture Labs, the company’s dedicated R&D organisation. In his role, he also directs Accenture’s annual Technology Vision research, which looks at the future of enterprise technology.
Marc has been with Accenture for over 20 years and has worked across all the five industries it serves. Before taking on leadership of Technology R&D, he was the global lead for Emerging Technology in Accenture. He has held several global leadership roles within Accenture’s technology group, including within Application Portfolio Optimization and SOA/Integration Architecture. He has worked across several cutting-edge areas of IT including voice recognition, knowledge-based systems and neural networks.
Before joining Accenture, Marc was part of IBM Global Services where he published several articles and books on C++ and Java programming with Prentice Hall. Marc is currently based in Accenture’s Labs in Sophia Antipolis, France. He lives in Vence, France with his wife and his passions include photography and hiking.